Meet the Team


C. Lisa Kauffman MD received her medical degree from Johns Hopkins University after obtaining degrees in biology and engineering from M.I.T. Following her Immunodermatology Fellowship at the National Institutes of Health, she completed a second fellowship in Dermatopathology at the University of Colorado. Dr. Kauffman is board certified in Dermatology and Dermatopathology. She became the Director of the University of Maryland’s Dermatopathology laboratory in 1993.

Prior to establishing her private practice, Dr. Kauffman was Chief of Dermatology for Georgetown University Hospital for ten years. She was responsible for management of the dermatology clinic and for starting a Dermatopathology service.

As a Georgetown University Professor and Dermatology Residency Program Director, she was responsible for medical student and resident teaching, as well as the development of an active research program in dermatology. She is fluent in French and speaks conversational German. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, the Royal Society of Medicine and the American College of Physicians.

Dr. Kauffman is an author of over 60 articles and book chapters in academic and professional publications. She is relied on as an expert and has been interviewed by CNN, The Washington Post, and other popular publications.
She has been listed in Washingtonian Magazines’, “Top Doctors” and the DC Consumer checkbook.


Dr. Agnieszka Kupiec is a board certified dermatologist specializing in medical and cosmetic dermatology. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and a diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology. She is also a member of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

Dr. Kupiec received her medical degree from the Medical University of Warsaw, in Warsaw, Poland in 1991. After completing medical school, she relocated to the Washington, DC metro area with her husband. Dr. Kupiec graduated with honors from her dermatology residency at Georgetown University Hospital, where she served as the Chief Resident for two years.

Upon completion of her residency, Dr. Kupiec joined faculty of the Division of Dermatology at Georgetown University Hospital at the rank of assistant professor. During that time she served as Director of the Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology Program and laid the fundamental groundwork for Georgetown laser surgery practice. Dr. Kupiec was also instrumental in establishing the University’s photodynamic therapy which included both conventional and innovative applications.

Dr. Kupiec’s expertise lies in medical dermatology including skin cancer treatments, and dermatological procedures ranging from laser surgery to treatments using Botox and dermal fillers.

Based on her extensive clinical and research experience, Dr. Kupiec accepts referrals of complex patients from other dermatologists.

Dr. Kupiec is the author of numerous articles published in peer-reviewed journals and chapters on Rosacea.